The application deadline for the scholarship year 2020/2021 has passed. The next round will be announced in spring 2021.

Ten to eighteen exceptional new candidates of Tibetan descent as well as current scholarship recipients who wish to re-apply will be selected to receive scholarship awards of up to USD 10,000.

The applications are evaluated by the independent Selection Committee of the Dalai Lama Graduate Scholarship program. Selected applicants will be contacted for a Skype or phone interview. The final decisions are communicated by email at approx. end of July 2020.